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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

General Preparedness-FEMALES

Does your household have a 3-day supply of nonperishable food for everyone who lives there?
By nonperishable we mean food that does not require refrigeration or cooking.

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,629 10,227 85.7 84.5-86.8 1,402 14.3 13.2-15.5
-FEMALES 7,346 6,372 83.9 82.4-85.3 974 16.1 14.7-17.6
RACE
White 5,644 4,990 86.0 84.3-87.5 654 14.0 12.5-15.7
African American 1,260 1,034 80.0 75.9-83.5 226 20.0 16.5-24.1
Other Minorities 401 317 75.3 67.9-81.4 84 24.7 18.6-32.1
AGE
18-24 179 146 78.3 69.0-85.4 33 21.7 14.6-31.0
25-34 605 477 78.7 74.0-82.7 128 21.3 17.3-26.0
35-44 1,026 844 82.3 79.1-85.1 182 17.7 14.9-20.9
45-54 1,343 1,124 82.9 80.0-85.5 219 17.1 14.5-20.0
55-64 1,573 1,379 87.4 85.1-89.4 194 12.6 10.6-14.9
65+ 2,534 2,329 91.6 89.4-93.4 205 8.4 6.6-10.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 897 772 81.5 75.8-86.1 125 18.5 13.9-24.2
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,142 1,840 82.6 79.4-85.4 302 17.4 14.6-20.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,966 1,732 85.1 82.2-87.6 234 14.9 12.4-17.8
College Graduate 2,329 2,018 85.0 82.7-87.1 311 15.0 12.9-17.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 883 727 80.4 76.0-84.1 156 19.6 15.9-24.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,210 1,041 80.0 75.2-84.1 169 20.0 15.9-24.8
$25,000- 34,999 775 669 81.1 75.6-85.6 106 18.9 14.4-24.4
$35,000- 49,999 912 792 84.9 80.8-88.2 120 15.1 11.8-19.2
$50,000- 74,999 920 783 81.1 76.5-84.9 137 18.9 15.1-23.5
$75,000+ 1,297 1,148 88.5 86.0-90.6 149 11.5 9.4-14.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,867 2,464 82.4 79.5-84.9 403 17.6 15.1-20.5
No 4,366 3,810 84.9 83.1-86.6 556 15.1 13.4-16.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 169 147 80.8 69.0-88.8 22 19.2 11.2-31.0
Non-Veteran 7,176 6,224 84.0 82.5-85.4 952 16.0 14.6-17.5

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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